Google’s Cloud Platform Gets 36 New Compute Engine Instance Types, Lower Storage Prices, Durable Reduced Availability Storage & More

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http://techcrunch.com – Just one day before the start of Amazon’s AWS-focused re: Invent conference in Las Vegas, Google just announced a number of major updates to its set of Cloud Platform products. With this update, Google is introducing 36 new instance types for Compute Engine and a number of other new features across the platform. Developers using Google’s App Engine, Cloud Storage and Google Cloud SQL can now also deploy their applications in the company’s European data centers, with support for Compute Engine coming soon. Also new on the Google Cloud Platform is Google’s new Durable Red (IT news)